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Scarlet Sister Mary

Julia Peterkin

Published by The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Indianapolis, 1928
Condition: Good Hardcover
From Ernestoic Books and Bindery (Clarence, NY, U.S.A.)

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First edition of Julia Peterkin's Pulitzer Prize winning novel "Scarlet Sister Mary". First edition, first issue with "First Edition" stated on the copyright page. Published by The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Indianapolis, 1928.Winner of the 1929 Pulitzer Prize for Novel (Fiction). Small octavo [5.5" x 8"], 345 pp. Comes with a later printing dust jacket. The dust jacket is in fair to good condition. Minor to moderate chips and tears to the perimeter edges especially at the spine. Moderate wear and soiling to the panels and spine. Minor discoloration to the flaps. Original $2.50 price present on the front flap. The book is in good condition. The boards are slightly loose. Minor shelf wear with bumped corners, edgeworn and lightly scuffed edges and boards. The red paper label on the spine is worn and chipped especially at the "c" and "a" in "Scarlet". Previous owner's signature in black ink on the front paste-down and endpaper. Light foxing throughout the textblock, most significant in the first and last few pages. Please view the many other rare titles available for purchase at our store. We are always interested in purchasing individual or collections of fine books. Inventory #(Pul-41). Bookseller Inventory # 000418

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Title: Scarlet Sister Mary

Publisher: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Indianapolis

Publication Date: 1928

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Fair

Edition: 1st Edition

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